The Pullo Center brings a variety of performances to York

'Nutcracker Sweets' completes the fall season and tickets are still available
Picture  of a dragon along with words Dragons and Mythical Beasts

"Dragons and Mythical Beats" starts 2023 off with a show set for Jan. 14 at 4 p.m. featuring unicorns, monsters and other magical beasts.

Credit: Courtesy of The Pullo Center

YORK, Pa. — A variety of performances will take to the stage as the season continues at the Pullo Family Performing Arts Center at Penn State York. Tickets are on sale now for all shows, including “Dragons and Mythical Beasts,” “Kim Russo – The Happy Medium,” “An Evening with Branford Marsalis,” and “An Evening with George Takei,” of “Star Trek” fame, just to name a few.

Tickets can be purchased at The Pullo Center Box Office, charge by phone at 717-505-8900 or online at

Dec. 18 at 2 p.m.

Pennsylvania Ballet Academy presents: Nutcracker Sweets

The Pennsylvania Ballet Academy presents “Nutcracker Sweets,” featuring selections and special choreography inspired by ballet’s signature holiday classic, “The Nutcracker.” The Academy joins with the Lancaster Symphony Orchestra to bring an unforgettable afternoon of ballet and timeless music by Pyotr Tchaikovsky to life for a magical journey to the Land of the Sweets.

Jan. 14, 2023, at 4 p.m.

Dragons and Mythical Beasts

Calling all brave heroes! Enter a magical world of myths and legends in this fantastical new show for the entire family. Unveil a myriad of dark secrets and come face-to-face with some of the most magnificent monsters and terrifying beasts ever to walk the earth.

Jan. 19, 2023, at 7:30 p.m.

Kim Russo - The Happy Medium

Kim Russo is a world-renowned psychic medium and is also known as “The Happy Medium” as well as “The Soul Whisperer” by many. Reaching down to the heart of the matter, Russo is not only a medical intuitive, but she is able to interpret the energy of souls, in this dimension, as well as in other dimensions.

Jan. 22, 2023, at 7:30 p.m.                

An Evening with Branford Marsalis

Saxophonist Branford Marsalis is one of the most influential and revered figures in contemporary music. The NEA Jazz Master, Grammy Award-winner, and Tony Award nominee is equally at home performing concertos with symphony orchestras and sitting in with members of the Grateful Dead, but the core of his musical universe remains the Branford Marsalis Quartet

Feb. 19, 2023, at 7:30 p.m.

The Four Phantoms in Concert

An extravagant celebration of the iconic music of Broadway and more, “The Four Phantoms In Concert” brings together four Phantoms from the Tony Award-winning “The Phantom of the Opera” for an unforgettable night of entertainment.

March 4, 2023, at 7:30 p.m.

The Hit Men: The Ultimate Rock Concert

Relive Rock’s greatest hits with The Hit Men — five fantastic musicians who have shared the stage with legendary artists, including members of Foreigner, Cheap Trick, Wings, Alan Parsons, Billy Joel, Sting, Elton John, Journey, The Who, and Cream.

March 23, 2023, at 7:30 p.m.

Cirque FLIP Fabrique’s Muse

What inspires you to be you? FLIP Fabrique’s new show, “Muse,” attempts to answer these questions, circus-style! The show’s collection of dazzling eclectic performers will choose between a football uniform or ballet costume, challenge themselves to accomplish death-defying acts as they never have before, and celebrate all that inspires them to go beyond what they ever thought was possible.

April 22, 2023, at 7:30 p.m.

An Evening with George Takei   

George Takei is a social justice activist, social media superstar, Grammy-nominated recording artist, New York Times bestselling author, and pioneering actor. He has appeared in more than 40 feature films and hundreds of television roles, most famously as Hikaru Sulu in “Star Trek.” Now is the chance to see him live on stage.

For more information, and for a full listing of upcoming events, visit

The Pullo Center is a 1,016-seat theater and hosts a variety of commercial, campus, and community activities, including University-sponsored events, Broadway performances, family shows, comedies, concerts, and technical rehearsals. The theater is located on the Penn State York campus in York, Pennsylvania.